Idyllic island & beach-hopping tour of the Philippines

Manila, Cebu, Bohol, El Nido & Puerto Princesa

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El Nido

Bohol

Belmont Hotel Manila, Manila

Belmont Hotel Manila, Manila

Manila

Belmont Hotel Manila, Manila

Belmont Hotel Manila, Manila

Cebu

Quest Hotel and Conference Centre, Cebu

Quest Hotel and Conference Centre, Cebu

Quest Hotel and Conference Centre, Cebu

Whale Shark Watching, Oslob

Taoist Temple, Cebu

Quest Hotel and Conference Centre, Cebu

Quest Hotel and Conference Centre, Cebu

Chocolate Hills, Bohol

Bohol Beach Club, Bohol

Bohol Beach Club, Bohol

Loboc River, Bohol

Tarsier, Bohol

Bohol Beach Club, Bohol

Bohol Beach Club, Bohol

Bohol Beach Club, Bohol

Cloud Forest, Bohol

Entalula Island, El Nido

Hotel Covo El Nido, El Nido

Hotel Covo El Nido, El Nido

Hotel Covo El Nido, El Nido

El Nido

Microtel by Wyndham Puerto Princesa, Puerto Princesa

Microtel by Wyndham Puerto Princesa, Puerto Princesa

Underground River, Puerto Princesa

Microtel by Wyndham Puerto Princesa, Puerto Princesa

Microtel by Wyndham Puerto Princesa, Puerto Princesa

Crocodile Conservation Centre, Puerto Princesa

Microtel by Wyndham Puerto Princesa, Puerto Princesa

Microtel by Wyndham Puerto Princesa, Puerto Princesa

Adventure awaits in the Philippines on an incredible island-hopping tour of a lifetime

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Up to -39% supplier's online rate ?
You'll start your holiday with one night in a Deluxe room at the Belmont Hotel Manila, Manila.

Next, you'll spend three nights in a Deluxe room at the Quest Hotel and Conference Centre, Cebu.

Then, you'll spend three nights in a Deluxe room at the Bohol Beach Club, Bohol.

Next, you'll spend four nights in a Studio at the Hotel Covo El Nido, El Nido.

Then, you'll spend two nights in a Queen Double room at the Microtel by Wyndham Puerto Princesa, Puerto Princesa.

Finally, you'll spend one night in a Deluxe room at the Belmont Hotel Manila, Manila.

Breakfast is included throughout.

A range of tours and excursions with an English-speaking guide are included as per the itinerary: a city tour of Cebu; a tour of Bohol including a visit to Tarsier Sanctuary, with lunch included onboard a floating restaurant on the Loboc River; a full-day island-hopping tour from El Nido, with lunch included; and a tour of the highlights of Puerto Princesa, including a visit to the Crocodile Conservation Centre and a Pineapple Fibre Weaving Workshop.

Please be aware entrance fees, tips and any other services not mentioned are not included in the cost of this offer.

A number of optional excursions and travel insurance can purchased for additional costs. These can be arranged directly with our supplier, Exoticca, after booking and must be selected before final payment. Please note your final payment is due 60 days before your departure. More information can be found on our supplier's own website.
  
Return flights are included from your selected departure airport to Manila, Philippines. One piece of hand luggage and one piece of hold luggage allowance per person, is included, as per the airlines terms and conditions.

Domestic flights (Manila - Cebu - El Nido; Puerto Princesa - Manila), return ferry transfers (Cebu - Bohol), and shared air-conditioned transfers are included.

Please be advised, if there are no flights Cebu to El Nido on your selected dates, you will fly from Cebu to Puerto Princesa and travel approximately four hours by shared land transfers.

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters.

Please be aware that our supplier, Exoticca, will require a copy of the valid passports in order to process the reservation.
 
Discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 43% off. We calculate this discount percentage based on the rates we offer compared to the supplier's online rate. An example of our top discount is:

On 09/12/2019, leaving from Manchester, two people may book this holiday (inclusions as noted above) and will pay £2,299 per person, per stay, compared to the supplier's online rate of £3,999 per person, per stay. Based on this calculation, by booking with Secret Escapes, you will save 43%.

The discounts, price and availability stated above were checked on 29/05/2019.

The offer is 100% non-refundable and date changes are not possible once the booking has been made.

This holiday is supplied by Exoticca and is ATOL protected (11248).

Turquoise seas, sandy beaches, and exotic wildlife await with a 14-night holiday in the Philippines - with amazing tours, and optional whale watching and secret beach excursions

Day 1: UK - Manila

Arrive in Manila and acclimatise with a stay at Hotel Belmont Manila. 

Day 2: Manila - Cebu

Transfer to Cebu and enjoy a guided city tour through some of the main sites, such as the Taoist Temple, open-air Carbon Market and the Fort of San Pedro. Check-in to Quest Hotel and Conference Centre. Overnight stay in Cebu. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 3-4: Cebu

Spend the next couple of days exploring the island by yourself, or take part in an optional whale watching excursion. Overnight stay in Cebu. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 5: Cebu - Bohol

Take a ferry over to Bohol, and check-in to Bohol Beach Club. Spend the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Bohol. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 6: Bohol

Embark on a tour of the most iconic sights on the island, starting with the Chocolate Hills, the man-made Mahogany Forest, and a visit to the Tarsier Sanctuary, to get up close to an endangered primate species. Lunch is provided at a floating restaurant above the Loboc river. Overnight in Bohol. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 7: Bohol

Unwind at leisure at the hotel, and catch the sunset on the beach. Overnight in Bohol. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 8: Bohol - El Nido

After breakfast at the hotel, you'll check out and take a ferry back to Cebu, then jump on a plane to El Nido. Spend the day relaxing after your journey. Overnight in El Nido. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 9-11: El Nido

An island-hopping tour featuring the Small, Big and Secret lagoons, Shimzu Island and 7 Commando Beach, as well as optional excursions to Popolcan Island, featuring many stops along the way, and a Secret Beach Excursion. Overnight in El Nido. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 12: El Nido - Puerto Princesa

Transfer to Puerto Princesa and check in to Microtel by Wyndham Puerto Princesa. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 13: Puerto Princesa

Join a guided tour of the highlights of Puerto Princesa, followed by a visit to the Crocodile Conservation Centre and witness a unique art at the Pineapple Fibre Weaving Workshop. Overnight stay in Puerto Princesa. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 14: Puerto Princesa - Manila

Spend the day at leisure before heading back to Manila, or take the optional Underground River excursion to see one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World for yourself, including a picnic. Overnight in Manila. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 15: Manila - UK

Wander around Manila and enjoy your last moments in the Philippenes before you catch your overnight flight back home to the UK. (Meals: breakfast)

Good to know

Please note that your outbound/inbound flight is/may be overnight, so please bear this in mind when planning the time you'll be away for.

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters.

Please be aware that our supplier, Exoticca, will require a copy of the valid passports in order to process the reservation.
Belmont Hotel Manila, Manila (first night and last night)

Belmont Hotel Manila is just a short hop away from the airport, so you can rest your travel-weary bones without further ado. There’s plenty to do and see within walking distance, including shopping at the Resorts World Mall or taking in some entertainment at the Newport Performing Arts Centre, but the real highlight is whiling away a few hours at the rooftop swimming pool and massage deck, taking in the panoramic views.

Amenities: fully-equipped gym, sauna, steam room here, all-day restaurant, bar, Wi-Fi

Quest Hotel and Conference Centre, Cebu (three nights)

Modern decor and glittering city views greet you at this TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence-winner. Your Deluxe room is kitted out with a plush bed and all your requisite creature comforts, and the city’s sights all sit within easy reach of this sleek skyrise.

Amenities: outdoor pool, swim-up bar, restaurant, bar, Wi-Fi

Bohol Beach Club, Bohol (three nights)

Take a moment to recline on a private, white-sand beach and admire a shimmering sunset at Bohol Beach Club. This TripAdvisor Traveller’s Choice Award-winning resort is set on the tranquil island of Panglao, in Bohol. Your Deluxe room is swathed in sunny colours, but there’s little need to spend much time inside when the beach is right at your doorstep. Water activities like snorkelling, kayaking, windsurfing and more are offered on site, as well as certified PADI diving facilities, should you feel inclined to learn a new skill.

Amenities: outdoor pool, Wi-Fi, private beach area, restaurant, bar

Hotel Covo, El Nido (four nights)

With youthful energy, tropical splashes of colour, and a definitively laid-back ethos, Hotel Covo channels an effortless chilled vibe. Located on Lio Eco-Tourism Estate, spend some leisure time ogling the lush flora and fauna that sits right outside, and try your hand at surfing, paddle boarding, or beach volleyball. All the properties and facilities on the estate operate with a commitment to sustainability and protecting the beautiful nature that surrounds it.

Amenities: restaurant, fitness centre, bar, Wi-Fi

Microtel by Wyndham Puerto Princesa, Puerto Princesa (two nights)

Sitting on the white sand shores of Emerald beach, Microtel by Wyndham Puerto Princesa is just 25 minutes from the city centre and all its lively sights. A worthy TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence winner, you’ll rest easy here on chiropractor-approved mattresses in your colourful Queen Double room. A buffet breakfast bar provides a good start to the day, and lazy afternoons can be spent at the outdoor swimming pool.

Amenities: outdoor pool, restaurant, bar, Wi-Fi
Bohol Beach Club, Bo. Bolod, Panglao, Bohol, Philippines (your third destination)

Travel is included in this offer - see below for details.

Details

Return flights are included from Birmingham, London Heathrow, Glasgow, Dublin, Belfast and Manchester to Manila, Philippines, with Cathay Pacific, Philippines Airlines, Emirates, Qatar, Etihad, and Singapore Airlines (airlines subject to change).

Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email from the tour operator Exoticca. This includes departure times as well as flight numbers.

Please check the luggage rules in the booking confirmation. More information can be found on the airline's website.

Please note that the prices of the tour operator are daily adjusted according to the exchange rate and may vary from the stated price.

Your outbound or inbound flight may be overnight, so please bear this in mind when planning the time you'll be away for.

At the time of booking Exoticca will book the best available airfare for the selected date.

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters.

Within seven days of confirming your booking with us, you'll receive an email from our supplier, Exoticca, with your final booking confirmation detailing the exact flight times confirmed for your specific reservation.

Please be aware that our supplier, Exoticca, will also call you directly to confirm your booking.

Please also check the visa requirements for any countries you have a connection in. For flights via the US or Canada, you must apply for an ESTA or eTA visa before travel.

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office offer up-to-date travel advice by visiting www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice

The flights inclusive offer shown on this page is ATOL Protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Secret Escapes is acting as an agent for Exoticca with ATOL number 11248 and your contract is with that company. Exoticca booking conditions are available from http://www.exoticca.com

For comprehensive travel, visa and health advice, please visit FCO Travel Advice

We source flights from all major scheduled and low cost airlines to offer you a full choice of airlines, departure airports and flight times.

You can choose to add a flight to this hotel. Just select the dates you want to book your stay from the calendar and choose ‘Hotel + Flights’

On the next page you can choose the departure airport, time and airline and price that is convenient to you

When you buy a hotel with a flight with us you are financially protected under the ATOL scheme.

If you need any support booking this holiday, please contact 0207 887 2772 (Mon - Sun 8am to 8pm)

If you wish to make a flight only booking, or add a flight to an existing hotel booking with us, call our reservations team on 0343 227 0007 (Mon-Fri 9-6, Saturday 10-5, Sun closed)

Highlights

  • Swimming and snorkelling amongst jewel-toned coral reefs, with the chance to spot dolphins, whales, and whale sharks
  • Trying local delicacies such as crocodile and woodworm in Puerto Princesa
  • Seeing Tarsier monkeys and crocodiles up close during sanctuary visits in Bohol and Puerto Princesa
  • Opting to go on an excursion to the Underground River, one of the Seven Natural Wonders Of The World

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